KOMA-Script is a bundle of classes and packages replacing the LaTeX standard classes and providing additional features with emphasis on typography and versatility.

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How to get a section style in KOMA Script without titlesec package?

Well, this time I have a very concise doubt about how to get a section style diferent from the default one in KOMA Script (actually within the scratcl class) without use the titlesec package. With ...
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KOMA-Script (scrartcl+scrletter): Adjust spacing of signature with “\includegraphics{..}” from closing

It seems that the KOMA package scrletter (used with the class the class scrartcl) ensures that there is vertical space between the output of the \closing{..} and where the KOMA variable signature is ...
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Custom page numbering display in table of contents

Using a KOMA-script class, I would like to customize the presentation of the pagenumbers in the table of contents. My pagenumbers are reset every section and are represented like 2-3 which means page ...
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Redeclared Section formatting - Centering

I would be grateful if someone could explain how the following could be centered instead of indented? Perhaps a MWE is not required for this? \RedeclareSectionCommand[ indent=1.25in, font=\...
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convert titlesec code to something KOMA-script like

I know that it is not a good idea to use titlesec together with KOMA script, but it worked in the past. Now it does not work and since I rely on KOMA script I would like to replace the remaining ...
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How to turn off headers with KOMA-Script Book

I'm using the KOMA-Script Book class to create a book in LyX. I don't want to have any headers in my book, but they're active by default. Is there anything I can do to turn them off? Thank you for ...
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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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How to get a float landscape on a new and empty page

I would like to have a floating figure in landscape placed on a new and empty page (without header, footer and number). The plot shall become as wide as possible. It doesn't matter if the caption is ...
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Section title with background color and line breaks in KOMA

I want my subsection title to have a colored background with support for line breaks. There are a few questions about spanning that background to the margins - that's not what I want to achieve, ...
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Scrartcl 13.999 point 14.4 point but not 14 point?

Can the scrartcl class make a true 14 point type? It will produce 13.999pt, 13.9999pt and 13.99998pt, but 14pt produces 14.4 point type only. Thanks :) \documentclass[fontsize=13.999pt]{scrartcl}...
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Koma Script: Indent Paragraph but not Headings

I want to increase the left margin of paragraphs, but keep headings as they are. It should look similar to the layout of the hitec class. I am using the scrartcl class. So far I tried \setlength{\...
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Command \printbibliography not shows the bibliography

I am trying to show the bibliography in a LaTeX document. But \printbibliography does nothing. I am using biblatex with bibtex8 as backend. Here is the code: \documentclass[liststotoc,bibtotoc,...
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Class scrbook can't get \RedeclareSectionCommands[… to not skip after chapter

helping my wife with her master's thesis. Her faculty wants no more skip after headings than between normal lines and headings can be bold but not larger than 12pt. I am using Redeclaresectioncommands....
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\setkomavar{fromemail}{foo} not shown

The following letter document does not show the email address, that should be triggered by command \setkomavar{fromemail}{goodboy@foo.com} Hereunder the full tex document \documentclass[ ...
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How to change the font size of the abstract in KOMA-script?

More obviously, the following does work: \addtokomafont{abstract}{\footnotesize} Less obviously, the following does not work either: \usepackage{etoolbox} \patchcmd{\abstract}{\footnotesize}{}{}{} ...
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Converting exact margin requirements to areaset command

How do I find out what \areaset command to use for a specific margin requirement, e.g., left=2.5cm, right=2.5cm, top=2.5cm and bottom=3cm?
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Justifying the closing of a letter using KOMA-script scrlttr2

I try to have the closing of my letter justified just as the body of the letter using scrlttr2. It can seems to be a stupid question since the closing use to be something really short in English, but ...
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Adding KOMAscript to LaTeXML

Like many people, I prefer KOMA Script classes scrbook, scrreprt and scrartcl over the original book, report and article. Lately I’ve been trying out a web service for collaborative writing, Authorea, ...
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A titlesec to KOMA-script lexicon: how to emulate titlesec commands into KOMA native ones?

Could we create a titlesec to KOMA-script lexicon? Or, in other words, how to emulate titlesec commands with native KOMA ones? The point would be to define "\titleseccommand[<a>]{<b>}{<...
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two caption styles [closed]

I'm using a KOMA-Script class with the twoside option. I have two types of figures: horizontal and vertical. I want to get a caption next to a vertical figure AND a caption below a horizontal figure....
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scrheadings and longtable not working together

I need pretty urgent help (thesis hits the printer in two days!) getting scrheadings and longtable working together. The problem is if I have scrheadings enabled, the longtable tables will not align ...
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Package scrextend warning when changing the font size

I am using the command \usepackage[fontsize=8pt]{scrextend} to change the font size and I am constantly get the warning "Package scrextend Warning: Using fallback calculation to setup font sizes ...
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Document class scrartcl - printing bibliography

I can't get the bibliography to print when I use document class scrartcl. Can anyone help me understand why? \documentclass[epsfig]{scrartcl} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[none]{hyphenat} \...
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Formatting the TOC

Is it possible to format the list of Chapters and Page Numbers in a TOC? I would like to remove the bold font face and reduce the size of the font in the TOC to 10pt. My MWE is: \documentclass[12pt,...
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Formatting \addchap

My apologies in advance for such a banal question. I am using \addchap in a document and, would like to centre the chapter heading it creates. Could someone help me out with this please? A MWE: \...
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Make footnote clickable both ways

Using the hyperref package, footnotes become clickable and lead to the bottom of the page where the footnote is printed. However, clicking on the footnote's number does not bring the reader back to ...
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How to get the subsection and subsubsection automatically in the header using scrheadings?

How to get the subsection and subsubsection automatically in the header using scrheadings? Complete MWE: \documentclass[ paper=128mm:96mm, fontsize=12pt, pagesize, parskip=half-, ]{scrartcl} \...
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Make LaTeX / KOMA-Script ignore vertical depth in sections

How can I force LaTeX / KOMA-Script (>=3.15) to ignore the vertical depth in sections? MWE showing the problem: \documentclass[twoside]{scrartcl} \begin{document} \section{ja} \rule{\textwidth}{1cm} ...
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Multiple Missing number, treated as zero. and Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted). on \section

I'm writing with TeXStudio, and create pdfs with "pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "Fallout Equestria - Torn Skies".tex" I updated with the MikTex. Before everything went just fine. ...
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Appendix titles not aligned in TOC

I have a problem with the placement of Appendix titles in the TOC. I use the appendix package with titletoc option. The following code \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Text in \dictum in justification

I use a scrreprt, and place an epigraph like this before the chapter beginning: \setkomafont{dictumauthor}{\normalfont} \renewcommand*\dictumwidth{0.5\linewidth} \setchapterpreamble{% \dictum[Lewis ...
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Small caps/small letters for TOC page numbering

I use both Arabic (1, 2, ...) and Roman page numbering (I, II, ...) in my document. However the normal Roman figures look too dominant in the table of contents (e.g. XXVIII). The lower-case Roman ...
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Pagebreak problem with longtable and huge cells [duplicate]

I have a huge table which needs to be split among multiple pages. I tried to apply some solutions I found in various posts on t.SE but I cannot get it work properly. Unfortunately I had to remove 2 ...
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Pagestyle of KOMA letter package

I'm using the KOMA scrletter package to embed a letter into another document, see the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{polyglossia} \...
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Roman page numbers before table of contents which also appear in it

I guess I have a kinda specific questions. I'm writing my bachelor report using LaTeX using the scrreport class, and I want the pages before the first chapter to have roman page numbers. Beginning ...
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Replace titlesec-chapter style with KOMA

I have built a very nice chapter style with titlesec: Unfortunately there's a warning for the use together with "scrbook". That's why I want to replace titlesec with KOMA. Can anyone please help me ...
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Signatures side by side

It's been a while since I last used Latex, so please bear with me. As the title reads, I'd like to have two signature side by side (50% each) at the bottom of a medical report. This is what I ...
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LaTeX list of figures/list of tables with KOMA-Script additions

I am pretty new to the wonderful world of LaTeX and I need your help. I want to add the prefix "Abb." to each entry of the list of figures, and the prefix "Tab." to each entry of the list of tables. ...
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Write two chapters on the same page

I just have a little question. Is there a possible way to write two chapters on the same page? Thank you for your help! : ) \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, oneside, titlepage]{scrbook} \begin{document}...
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Starting Chapters on Left page with Koma-script Book

I'm using the KOMA-Script Book class and I'm interested in making specific chapters (not all) start on the left. I'm writing a translation and I want the book to open such that the original text (...
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Incompatible usage of \@ssect

In order to customize layout of chapter and section titles is is often suggested to do it in the following way: \renewcommand{\chapter}{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}{-2em}{6pt}{\normalfont\LARGE\...
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KOMA-script: Add word “Part” and “Chapter” in ToC

How can I add the word "Part" to the part entry and "Chapter" to chapter entries in the ToC? \documentclass[chapterprefix]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \...
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Alignment in \addchap left and right at the same time

I'm using scrbook and want to accomplish the following: The chapter (unnumbered) shall be devided in two parts - one ragged left and bold and - one ragged right and normal font Now I get a strange ...
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Tufte alike design with sidenotes crossing pagebreaks, or: Tufte made with KOMAscript

As far as I understand (correct me if I'm wrong), a disadvantage of the tufte classes is that the sidenotes can not cross a pagebreak. The sidenotes have to end on the very page where they begin. I ...
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Unnecessary Hyphenation and orphaned words

I get unnecessary and weird hyphenation along with orphaned words at the end of my paragraphs although there is plenty enough room to fit the word into the line before. Some times, they aren't even ...
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Vertical spacing in KOMA-script

How can I change vertical spacing (and indents) of \paragraph, list and list item elements in KOMA-script article class? Is there some canonical way to do this? I've tried to use titlesec package, ...
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How to load class with options, e.g. headsepline

I'm trying to write my own class file for subsequent documents based on my template. What I did is simply copy everthing from \documentclass to (but not including) \begin{document} and paste it into ...
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exported PDFs are different in windows and ubuntu [closed]

I am using Texmaker with PDFLaTeX build option in both Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. The .tex uses my institute's template which is said "using scrreprt class of KOMA-Script". The problem is: I can ...
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Intentional linebreak in KOMA float caption without destroying default indentation

I was asked to put this answer as a single question with self-answer to make it findable for other users. To cut is short, I wanted the default KOMA caption indenting behaviour but in addition to ...
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Change/remove predefined title from bibliography section

I am using the scrartcl document type for my CV and I want to add my publications as bibliography section. However, I already have a title for the section from the CV template, and when I include the ...